Home Improvement

  • Finnish Saunas
    Finnish saunas are quite different from traditional Swedish saunas. Swedish saunas generally use electric, wood burning, or even infrared heaters to produce heat. Finnish saunas, on the other hand, em....
  • Sauna Baths
    Sauna baths are found in homes of all kinds throughout the world. Many believe that they are perks that only the wealthy can enjoy, but there are many affordable models on the market. Sauna kits allow....
  • Cellulose Vs. Fiberglass Insulation
    Cellulose insulation first came into popularity in the 1970s during the oil embargo. Builders and consumers alike were looking for ways to conserve energy and save money at the same time. Since then, ....
  • R Values
    There are a lot of different kinds of insulation and a lot of them perform differently in real life situations. Trying to compare two kinds of insulation may be like comparing apples to oranges, and t....
  • X10 Home Automation
    Home automation is more commonly using X10 technology for control of lighting and other electronic systems. Using the existing AC wiring in the home, appliances are plugged into receivers, which are ....
  • Custom Designs
    Custom designs are as important when it comes to remodeling your home as they are when you are talking about clothing or cars or anything else that is made to order. Your home should be a reflection o....
  • Home Additions
    Home additions are more popular than ever with the changing economy. More people are choosing to just add on to the existing home instead of selling and buying with an uncertain market. Keeping the eq....
  • PC Controls
    Home automation systems can include anything from a simple remote controlled garage door opener to a whole house network of appliances. They are typically operated using a remote control keypad that ....
  • Fir Saunas
    Fir saunas have come to represent two very different things. The first, and more traditional, is simply a sauna that is built from the wood of a fir tree. Douglas firs are often used in the constructi....
  • Sauna Construction
    Sauna construction, in some cultures, is seen as a rite of passage. In countries like Finland, the art of sauna construction is taken very seriously. It is taught to each new generation in the hope th....